Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, West Virginia University, 1959; Master of Arts in Counseling, West Virginia University, 1989.
Piano/organ teacher, New Martinsville, West Virginia, 1968-1987; tutor, Parkersburg (West Virginia) Community College, 1988-1989; adjunct faculty, West Virginia University, Parkersburg, 1989-1991; professional counselor in private practice, Martinsville, West Virginia, since 1991.
Member American Mental Health Counselors Association, American Counseling Association, West Virginia Mental Health Counselors Association (secretary), West Virginia Counseling Association.
Married James Donald VanCamp. Children: Mary Doran, Margaret Pefferman, Nancy VanCamp, Donna Loy, John VanCamp.